Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SpecFlow
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 20 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 32.79% 14.29% 30.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 74.07% 68.75% 56.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 14
Andover median daily rate £363 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.84% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £299 £295
90th Percentile £383 £475 £484
Hampshire median daily rate £360 £395 £350
% change year-on-year -8.86% +12.86% -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

SpecFlow is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27 16 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 44.26% 20.78% 53.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 22
Andover median daily rate £372 £408 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.83% +16.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £324 £308 £299
90th Percentile £469 £476 £465
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Andover

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SpecFlow in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Andover

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 20 (100.00%) HP
1 20 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
1 20 (100.00%) F#
2 19 (95.00%) SoapUI
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle APEX
2 19 (95.00%) webMethods
2 19 (95.00%) Software AG
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) API Testing
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 18 (90.00%) Ant
3 18 (90.00%) TestNG
3 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (85.00%) Performance Testing
4 17 (85.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (85.00%) LoadRunner
4 17 (85.00%) PuTTY
4 17 (85.00%) WinSCP
5 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) PuTTY
1 17 (85.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle APEX
2 19 (95.00%) SoapUI
3 18 (90.00%) Ant
3 18 (90.00%) Eclipse
3 18 (90.00%) TestNG
4 17 (85.00%) LoadRunner
5 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.00%) Toad
7 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Python Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
1 19 (95.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) API Testing
2 18 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (85.00%) Performance Testing
4 16 (80.00%) DevOps
4 16 (80.00%) System Integration Testing
4 16 (80.00%) Test Strategy
5 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (65.00%) Defect Tracking
6 13 (65.00%) Scrum
7 11 (55.00%) Kanban
8 9 (45.00%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) F#
2 19 (95.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (85.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) ISEB
2 15 (75.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 15 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) HP
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) Software AG
2 19 (95.00%) webMethods
3 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (80.00%) VMware